I began my education as a goldsmith in 1932 where I worked together with eight other smiths until 1937. Charms for bracelets were something completely new… we even got media coverage! So we produced small buckets, rakes and spades to hang on bracelets- in gold. Anything that would sell. The artistic element wasn’t the main […]
Tom Blicher has designed jewelry in his own workshop since 1992. Inspiration comes from organic forms and movements and the lines found there. Those lines are often reflected in Tom’s jewelry. He describes his creative process thusly: I design my jewelry so that they are little sculptures in themselves. In my thoughts I see them […]
It is an exciting process to create a bead. First I decide how to arrange the animals in relation to each other. Then I try to bring out the specific characteristics of the animal with as many details as possible. I have designed most of my beads in my time as an apprentice with Svend […]
Each bead, in the Trollbeads collection, tells a unique story. You can design your bracelet by selecting beads that have special meaning for you, and in that way create your own personal story, even if it just the design of a bead you love, that is part of you. First select the proper bracelet size. […]
Autumn is a time for cuddling by the fire and drinking hot apple cider – keep this warm, cozy feeling year-round with the Maple Syrup bracelet. Inspiring beads include: Autumn, Transformation, Triangles, Lucky Knot, Caramel Sunset, Maple Syrup and Fur Animal.
Buddhism teaches that enlightenment is reached through meditation and self-awareness. Take time to reflect on life with this Zen bracelet. Inspiring beads include: Happy Universe, Ying yang, Buddha, Lotus, Origami, Heart Chakra and Power Chakra.
“Charm” has a whole new meaning. More than 30 years after the first Trollbead was born in Denmark, the Nielsen/Aagard family and their team of designers continue to “charm” collectors with their imaginative jewelry designs.* Handcrafted from the finest quality raw materials including 18K gold, sterling silver, Italian glass, natural pearls, precious stones and Swarovski […]
Trollbeads arrived in Monument, Colorado in March of 2008. I was searching for a line of beads that were truly extra-ordinary for my store, Santa Fe Trail Jewelry. Many of my customers were designing their own unique jewelry and I felt that something was missing in my store. Imagine a line that offered you an […]
I love how shows a Trollbeads artist creating a Trollbead from the rough piece of amber. Enjoy
Just a simple fun Trollbeads video!
Bracelets on the Santa Fe Trail come from a variety of talented artists. All hand-crafted, no two are ever alike. See our shop gallery to see our current selection of unique bracelet masterpieces.